ABDC Video of the Month


June 1, 2017 or until spaces are sold out: Vendor Application.

June 1, 2017 or until spaces are filled: ABDC Showcase Application.

June 1, 2017: On-line stage form and music due

June 20, 2017: On-line registration for workshops ends. Tickets available at the ABDC Front desk for open workshops and galas during convention hours


Vendors at the Ausitn Belly Dance Convention

Our amazing vendors will be displaying their luxurious merchandise in the lobby and in the Hill Country Ballroom of Holiday Inn® Austin - Midtown Hotel. Come by and peruse vendors’ goods in the lobby without a ticket. Vendors in the ballroom have limited access.

Entrance to both Ballroom Vendors and Open Stage performances are FREE to the public. Shop and watch beautiful performers at the same time! The rest of the time, the ballroom is accessible only with workshop or show tickets.


Friday, June 23, 2017

Load in/set up:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Open to public (FREE entry):
12:00 -1:00 pm

Open to class participants:
1:00 - 4:00 pm

Open to public (FREE entry):
4:00 - 5:00 pm

Open during show:
6:00 - 10:00 pm

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Open to class participants:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Open to public (FREE entry):
12:30 - 5:00 pm

Open during show:
6:00 - 10:00 pm

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Open to class participants:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Open to public (FREE entry):
1:00 - 3:00 pm

Note: Ballroom has workshops and shows during vendor hours: Fri., Sat., and Sun.

More Announcements Soon

Austin Fine Jewelry
Creates and sells Sterling Silver rings, pendants, bracelets, necklaces, chains, and earrings. Specialties include Antique Styles, Larimar, Tibetan, Vintage and Original Designs.

Beaver Creek Beads
A boutique highlighting unique and unusual accessories from beautiful silver jewels to semiprecious gemstones as well as exotic silk shawls,scarves, capes, and gift items.

From Egypt with Love
Authentic Egyptian handcrafted jewelry made of .925 Sterling Silver/18k gold, handcrafted and papyrus from Egypt and novelties. All created by my father and family.

Gilded Gypsy
Creating unique wearable art, costuming and clothing from fine leathers, tapestries and fabrics.

Gitane's Treasures
Hand crafted Belly Dance swords, custom designed costumes, jewelry, and other metal works to adorn the body.   

The Hip Scarf Lady
Unique selection of colorful handmade hip scarves.

Hollywood Music Center
Extensive collection of the best and hottest CDs and DVDs.  

Irie Tribal Dance Company
Hand Dyed 25yd skirts, Cholis, Pantaloons, Tribal Bras and Belts, Tribal Jewelry, Bindis, and More.

Jamie Lynn Bellydance
Silk Veils and Skirts, Custom Costumes, and Bellydance Jewelry.  

Jasmine Amazing
is offering makeup sessions at the Austin Belly Dance Convention. 

Koi Pond Productions
Our phenomenal videographer.

Le-Vieux-Loup Photography
Taking studio photos by appointment - Life in itself is a dance. Capture those precious moments at the ABDC to remember forever!

Mystic Angel Creations
Quality handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry, featuring Goddess and Egyptian designs, natural stones and quality artisan materials. Renaissance-themed necklace sets available as well.

Natural Nurturing Services
Massage Therapy by Hannah Setu, LMT, MTI, Reiki Instr. returns to the ABDC for your comfort, balance and exquisite pain relief, Saturday and Sunday.

Neenee's Imports
Neenee's Imports provides belly dance costuming and accessories for professionals and beginners alike. All costumes are hand chosen on buying trips to Cairo.

Roberta Belly Dance
Provides body stockings which offers support and comfort when wearing a two-piece costume, while maintaining the mesmerizing look of a belly dancer.

Sahhira's Souk
A Bizarre Bazaar! Something for every budget and discerning taste! Silk Veils at sale prices; hair flowers/hair sticks; tribal & costume jewelry; zils; skirts; fan veils; hip scarves; pants; tops; and much more!

Sheer Crystal Bellydance Boutique

Sheer Crystal Bellydance Boutique
Provides stunning bellydance costumes and accessories for dancers of all sizes and shapes. Enhance your personal style beautifully with Sheer Crystal.

Spitler Photography
Our wonderful ABDC Showcase Photographer.

Vance Strickland
Our phenomenal ABDC Gala Photographer.

Yellow Rose Creations
Beautiful resin jewelry and Tribal Fusion costumes. Come see award winning items of the RAW showcase in San Antonio and Dallas.

Young Living Essential Oils with Samara Elledge
Inspiring Wellness and Chemical-Free living through the power of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Diffusing Jewelry

Winter Star Creations
Reclaim your ancient beat! Hand Crafted - Crochet and Fiber Art Wonderments.